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32-38, SOLLERSHOTT EAST (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9723 / 51°58'20"N

Longitude: -0.2275 / 0°13'38"W

OS Eastings: 521856

OS Northings: 231912

OS Grid: TL218319

Mapcode National: GBR J72.99F

Mapcode Global: VHGNM.0PLC

Entry Name: 32-38, SOLLERSHOTT EAST (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 7 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161912

Location: Letchworth Garden City, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG6

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Letchworth South West

Parish: Letchworth Garden City

Built-Up Area: Letchworth Garden City

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Letchworth

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SOLLERSHOTT EAST
1.
5255
(north side)
Nos 32 to 38 (even)
TL 2131 NE 11/134
II GV
2.
Includes No 47 South View. 1911 by C M Crickmer. Group of 4 houses and
detached house forming an interesting, angled corner treatment at the junction
of Sollershott East and South View. Tudor-bethan style. Two storeys.
Symmetrical facade with central, gabled gatehouse and large gabled bays
on the corner of the block. Tiled roof with outer gables swept to first
floor level. Brick stacks. Brick ground floor and rendered first floor.
Gatehouse with brick gable with 'tumbling in' flanked by chimneys disguised
as octagonal turrets. Oriel window over gate. The facade is articulated
by projecting bay and turrets with hipped roofs. Mullioned casement windows
with leaded lights and tile labels. Round-arched central gateway. This
group was considered at the time to be one of the finest achievements of
the Garden City domestic architecture and was illustrated widely, notably
in C B Purdom's 'The Garden City', 1913. No 47 South View. Irregular fenestration.
Tiled roofs with brick stacks. Brick ground floor and rendered first floor.
Mullioned casement windows with leaded lights and tile labels.


Listing NGR: TL2185631912

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